The United States African Development Foundation is an independent Federal agency established to support African-designed and African-driven solutions that address grassroots economic and social problems. It provides grants of up to $250,000 in grants to community groups and small enterprises that benefit under served and marginalized groups in Africa. USADF programs respond to local project requests by actively engage the local community group or enterprise in the design and implementation of the projects. ... [according to site editor's information]
The HSS is a political foundation close to the german political party CSU. It maintains a number of foreign offices, also in sub-Saharan Africa. It promotes democracy, individual responsibility and civil society via political education and development projects. [editors ilissAfrica]
Le CIDR intervient dans des secteurs clés du développement en Afrique :
- développement local et décentralisation,
- développement d'entreprises en milieu rural et en milieu urbain,
- systèmes financiers décentralisés,
- assurance maladie et prévoyance sociale.
Il a pour objectif la construction et le renforcement d'institutions locales, régionales et nationales durables, au service des populations, participant à la réduction de la pauvreté et à l'amélioration des politiques publiques.
Il est actuellement présent dans une douzaine de pays africains : Bénin, Burkina Faso, Cameroun, Comores, Ethiopie, Guinée, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Ouganda, Rwanda, Sénégal, Tanzanie, Tchad et Togo.
Parmis les principaux partenaires sont entre autres Evangelischer Entwicklungsdienst, Ministère de la décentralisation (Bénin), Oxfam, Diakonia (Suède), Agence française de développement (AFD), Fonds International de développement agricole (FIDA), le PNUD et l'Union Européenne. ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site ; rédaction ilissAfrica]
The AUB (formerly Union of National Radio and Television organisations of Africa) is an international broadcasting union. The aims of the union are especially
* to coordinate the activities of radio and television services among African countries;
* to help satisfying member needs with regard to vocational training;
* to offer good practices to members. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Africare is a private US organization assissting Africa in partnership with African communities. Africare's programs address needs in three principal areas:
* Health and HIV/AIDS
* Food security and agriculture
* Water resource development
Africare supports also programs in Emergency response, Environmental management, Literacy and vocational training, Microenterprise development, Civil-society development and governance and women’s empowerment .
It works in some 25 sub-Saharan countries. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The FES is as a political foundation close to the german party SPD. The website informs on the ten focal points of its work in sub-Saharan Africa. A link leads to a survey that presents the homepages of the country offices. [editors ilissAfrica]
African Monitor is an independent catalyst operating continentally to enable the monitoring of development funding commitments, delivery and impact on the grassroots; and to bring strong additional African voices to the development agenda. We describe success as a system in which key actors are acting independently and together to sustain developmental policies and interventions that are responsive to the communities that they are designed to benefit and are indeed bringing about the sustainable improvement in well-being that they intend. ... [according to site editor's information]
The KAS is a political foundation close to the german political party CDU. It maintains numerous foreign offices, also in Africa. The foundation promotes peace, liberty and justice via political education and development projects. [editors ilissAfrica]
The FNF is a political foundation close to the german political party FDP. The focus of the work lies on promoting human rights, the rule of law, the tenets of a market economy and liberal democracy. The FNF does this by providing political and policy advice, facilitating international political dialogue and offering political education.
A link leads to the websites of the five country offices in sub-Saharan Africa. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Heinrich Böll Foundation, which is associated with the German Green Party, is an open political foundation. Its task is political education with the aim of promoting informed democratic opinion, socio-political commitment and mutual understanding. Its focus in Southern Africa is on
* Political & Human Rights,
* Sustainable Development,
* Transparency & Participation,
* Dialogue & Networking.
Some publications are downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information]